WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) – The Senate passed by an overwhelming margin legislation designed to combat hate crimes in the US, as lawmakers united to respond after…View More US Senate passes hate crimes Bill after Asian American attacks
MINNEAPOLIS (AFP) – More shocking bodycam footage, more fatal shootings by officers, and a murder trial nearing its conclusion – public trust in the US…View More Videos pile pressure on US police over racism, killings
WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – US President Joe Biden on Wednesday (April 14) named a liaison to Asian Americans, who are contending with rising violence, after facing…View More Prodded to act on racial justice, Biden picks liaison to Asian diaspora
LONDON (AFP) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s most senior black adviser has quit, Downing Street said on Thursday (April 1), a day after a government-commissioned…View More Black adviser to UK leader Boris Johnson quits amid race report outcry
NEW YORK (NYTIMES) – The security camera video was shocking in its brutality. A 65-year-old Filipino immigrant was walking down a street near Times Square…View More Brutal attack on Filipino woman in New York sparks outrage: 'Everybody is on edge'
ATLANTA (REUTERS) – President Joe Biden and Vice-President Kamala Harris arrived in Georgia on Friday (March 19) to meet with Asian-American community leaders after a…View More Biden, Harris visit Georgia's Asian-American community leaders after Atlanta shooting
NEW YORK (BLOOMBERG) – Criminal charges were dropped on Tuesday (Feb 16) against Amy Cooper, the white woman who was caught on a viral video…View More New York drops case over woman who called cops on black bird watcher in viral video
Since it was set up seven months ago, Instagram page @minorityvoices has gained 10,200 followers. Through its 170 posts, which detail individuals’ experiences of racism…View More Are we ready to talk about race?
SINGAPORE – The second edition of a high-level forum to promote harmony and cohesion will be organised by Singapore again in two years’ time, announced…View More Singapore to organise second edition of high-level forum on social cohesion in two years' time
Mr Zacharoy Dass has mixed feelings on Singapore’s CMIO – Chinese-Malay-Indian-Others – classification framework. As the son of a Singaporean-Indian father and Singaporean-Chinese mother, who…View More Race in Singapore: What topics are due for discussion, and how?
CHARLESTON (AFP) – On one side, a General Robert E Lee look-alike waves a large Confederate flag, facing off against counter-protesters on the other bearing…View More Legacy of racism touches presidential election, everyday life in US South
MUMBAI (THOMSON REUTERS FOUNDATION) – A song from an upcoming Bollywood film has been rewritten after social media users criticised the original lyrics as racist…View More Beyonce reference cut from Bollywood song after racist lyrics storm
NEW YORK (NYTIMES) – New York’s attorney-general announced on Saturday (Sept 5) that she would set up a grand jury to consider evidence in the…View More After accusations of cover-up, grand jury set up to look into death of US Black man Daniel Prude
WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – Tens of thousands of people were expected to march in Washington, DC on Friday (Aug 28) to denounce racism, protest police brutality…View More 'I have a dream': New march on Washington to mark fraught anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr's speech